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In & Around the UN - June 2010

Discussing Peacebuilding at the UN

Andrew Tomlinson, QUNO Director, discusses peacebuilding with Ambassador Anne An

Andrew Tomlinson, QUNO Director, discusses peacebuilding
with Ambassador Anne Anderson, Ambassador Colin Keating, and
Professor Ed Luck.

An Update from the Quaker United Nations Office - June 2010

  • Finding the Heart of Peacebuilding
  • Haiti: Earthquake Response
  • Learning from Somali Peace Processes
  • China’s Changing Role at the UN
  • Preventing Election Violence in Burundi
  • Healing and Reconciliation in DRC
  • Nuclear Review Conference


Peacebuilding & the Security - Development Nexis

Paper presented at the EU-ISS seminar in New York on 26th April, 2010, “Peacebuilding and the Security-Development Nexus”, in Section 1 “Security, global governance and peacebuilding: What institutions and resources for sustainable peace?”

Eyes Wide Open: Interfaith Reflections

Eyes Wide Open, the American Friends Service Committee's widely-accalimed exhibition on the human cost of the Iraq War, features a pair of boots honoring each U.S. military casualty and a field of shoes to memoralize the Iraqis killed in the conflict.  Eyes Wide Open has toured to over 100 cities across the U.S. and has been visited by hundreds of thousands of people. 

IA Omer Organize the Hope

Omer, AFSC Peace Fellow in Iowa

Omer recently completed an AFSC Peace Fellowship, working to "Organize the Hope" at Central College in Pella, Iowa.

Area Office of the Carolinas Past Events

Pilgrimage for Justice and Peace in Greensboro

The 23rd annual Pilgrimage for Justice and Peace is coming to Greensboro this month!  On Tuesday the 30th, the day's activities begin at 9:30 on the Guilford College campus.  If you're only available in the afternoon, there are things you can do too!  For more information and a full schedule of events, see our blog.

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